Category Archives: Light Between Shadows excerpts

Dark Season

Just a week ago we set the clocks back an hour. I’m not crazy about this time switching. Sometimes I pass  all my hours in a windowless office with barely a glimpse of nature’s light. Those are sad days. The … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day

It should be no secret that soldiers are as vulnerable to mental damage as they are physical. This is obvious from the mental illness and drug addiction so rife in returning soldiers. My late-husband was a veteran.  Always a voluble … Continue reading

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May 1st

Six years later. A Saturday again. How different my life is now.  Today, I am grateful to just feel sadness. An excerpt from my still-in-progress memoir: “On the morning of May 1st, I woke early.  It was as crystalline a … Continue reading

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